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Summer golf heats up Saluki clubs

By Tyler Davis

August 17

Filed under Golf, Sports

Instead of pouting about a disappointing 2013-2014 season, the SIU men’s golf team got to work.When collegiate play ended in May, many SIU golfers kept their seasons alive by playing in a number of high profile amateur tournam...

Salukis look forward to next season

By Tony McDaniel

May 5

Filed under Golf, Sports

Women’s golf looks to pick up where it left offThe Saluki women’s golf team had a disappointing end to the season, but is poised for a strong 2014-2015 campaign.SIU finished fourth at the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament af...

Storms thwart Saluki conference dreams

By Tyler Davis

April 29

Filed under Golf, Sports

Severe weather slammed the Midwest and suspended play at the Missouri Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championship.The first and second rounds were scheduled for Monday in Silvis but when severe storms hit, officials ended play by 4:30 p.m. The second roun...

Saluki women finish fourth

By Tony McDaniel

April 23

Filed under Golf, Sports

The SIU women’s golf season came to a close Tuesday with a middle-of-the-pack finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament.SIU shot a 300 in round three to finish fourth, eight shots behind Wichita State University, the tou...

That Masters is back

By Tyler Dixon

April 10

Filed under Columns, Golf, News, Opinion, Sports

March Madness is over.But there is still a light at the end of the tunnel for sports fans. Major League Baseball is in full swing.But from now until Sunday, all eyes will be on CBS for the Masters.There's just something about Augusta Nat...

Wet, windy conditions befall Salukis

By Tyler Davis

April 9

Filed under Golf, Sports

The SIU men’s golf team could not overcome steady wind and rain as it stumbled to a 16th place finish Tuesday in Jonesboro, Ark.The Salukis got off to a rough start at the Arkansas State University Red Wolves Intercollegiate ...

Women win second straight tournament

By Tony McDaniel

April 6

Filed under Golf, Sports

The SIU women’s golf team backed up a dominating performance at the March 30 - 31 Saluki Invitational with its second-straight win Sunday. The Salukis won the Bradley Invitational in Peoria. Four of the five Salukis shot the...

SIU golfer finds home in Carbondale

By Tyler Davis

April 2

Filed under Golf, Sports

SIU and Murray State University may only be two hours apart, but for one Saluki golfer, the two had a world of differences. For junior Wade Thompson, the hardest decision to make was to come to Carbondale. Thompson was a two...

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